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Post  angela156 Sat 25 Jul - 18:35

Does this say Mapua? Hpim6219

Does this say Mapua? Hpim6220
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Post  mumof1 Wed 30 Apr - 13:29

Does this say Mapua? Dsc00827
I found this lovely platter, and it looks like maybe the same maker, mark looks like a stylised Mapua?
Does this say Mapua? Dsc00828
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Post  Hannele Thu 3 May - 16:27

It doesn't look like any mark I could find in the book or in the gallery. It seems to say Mapua, with the P going down to meet between the N and the Z. A very nice plate, with a beautiful glaze:
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Does this say Mapua? Dsc03111
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Post  Ev Thu 3 May - 17:46

Yes it certainly does say Mapua and I've added it to their Gallery thanks you Hannele Smile
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Post  mumof1 Sat 5 May - 18:19

perhaps we need to merge this topic with the other mystery one? https://www.newzealandpottery.net/t632-do-you-know-who-this-is-made-by
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Post  Ev Sat 5 May - 18:41

Yes please as that is the same mark.
Do you agree that it says Mapua mumof1?
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Post  mumof1 Sat 5 May - 18:53

I think so, but who made it?
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Post  Ev Sat 5 May - 18:58

Whoever made it knew what they were doing Smile
I made an instant connection with the few pieces of Mahana Ware that I've seen, especially regarding the clay.
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Post  Ev Sat 5 May - 19:05

Perhaps they should go into the Mystery basket until they have been confirmed one way or another.
I jumped to a conclusion, without any support or reference.
Sorry about that. ...
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Post  Hannele Sat 5 May - 20:50

The marks certainly look the same, the only difference being the pentagon around the letters.
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